Chik Fun Leung Scholarship

Chik Fun Leung Scholarship

UGCE1069

Key
High School Leaver
Indigenous Australians
Rural
UAC & EAS
Criteria
Stage
Value
$14,000
1 Scholarship(s) available for Duration of program (minimum)
Residency
No residency requirements
Opens
Closes
See below
Outline
The purpose of the Scholarship is to award and encourage talented students, who would not normally have the means to get a university education, to undertake full-time undergraduate study at the UNSW Business School.

How to Apply

To be considered for this Scholarship, applicants must apply for and submit a UAC Equity Scholarship application by Wednesday 13 December 2017

Eligibility
To be eligible, applicants must meet all of the following criteria:
  • Have completed an assessable senior secondary school qualification (e.g. NSW HSC or interstate equivalent, IB, GCEAL) either:
    • in the previous two years prior to commencing at UNSW, provided no tertiary study was undertaken during this period; OR
    • Have successfully completed the UNSW Foundation Studies program in one of the Commerce streams below, and are intending to enrol in the UNSW Business School:

    Commerce - for students intending to study Business, Accounting, Economics and Arts.

    Commerce Actuarial - for students with higher mathematical ability and intending to study Actuarial Studies; and

  • Be commencing in a UNSW Business School eligible degree program; and
  • Must demonstrate at least one educational disadvantage through an application to the Universities Admissions Centre (UAC) Equity Scholarships Scheme.
Selection
Each applicant must be experiencing low socio-economic circumstances and will be assessed on their eligibility to demonstrate one or more of the following criteria:
  • Financial hardship
  • Disrupted schooling
  • Refugee Status
  • Personal Illness / Disability
  • School Environment
  • Home environment and responsibilities
  • Academic Merit may also be considered